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Typopus gracilis

Taxonomy
Typopus gracilis was named by Hitchcock (1858). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is AC 1/36, 31/46, a footprint, and it is a trace fossil. Its type locality is The Cove, Wethersfield, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian fluvial-lacustrine shale in the Portland Formation of Connecticut.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Typopus gracilis Hitchcock p. 106
1871Typopus gracilis Hitchcock p. xxi
1889Typopus gracilis Hitchcock p. 119
1898Typopus gracilis Hitchcock p. 402
1904Typopus gracilis Lull p. 543

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
RankNameAuthor
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
genusTypopus
speciesgracilis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available